Hi all! In Melbourne, Australia, we've now been in lockdown since April. April and May was a hard lockdown, with a brief reprieve in June and half of July, and then back to a hard lockdown for August and September. We're actually in stage 4 of lockdown right now, which means everyone has to be … Continue reading Lockdown Book Haul
Hi all! March is Women's History Month so I thought it only right to share a list of women authors, but since I missed celebrating Black History Month last month (I had surgery and couldn't update this blog much), I decided to dedicate this post to celebrating books by Black women authors! This is a … Continue reading Women’s History Month: Books by Black Women Authors
Hi all! Happy New Year! It's 2020 and we're at the beginning of a new decade: it's the Roaring twenties all over again so let's get drunk, riot, and bring back flapper dresses. My plan for 2020 is to get a job that relates to my degrees in some way, so please wish me luck … Continue reading My 2019 in Books and Blogging
Hi all! Oh my gosh, this was an incredibly hard post to write! I struggled so hard to cut this list down to 10 books -- and it didn't work. Then I tried to cut it down to 20 books -- and it kinda worked? I originally had about 30 books on this list, decided … Continue reading Best Books of 2019
Hi all! The long-awaited (by two days) part 3 of my best books of the decade -- adult fiction! This year especially I noticed that my reading tastes have changed and skewed towards adult fiction, which is hard for me being a YA book blogger, but the heart wants what the heart wants. Which is … Continue reading My Best Books of the Decade Part 3 – Adult Fiction
Hi all! I'm a massive genre reader: I especially love fantasy and romance, and even better if the book is a fantasy romance. And a lot of the times in genre books you come across the same tropes over and over again. Some people tire quickly of tropes, but I love them. When I know … Continue reading My Favourite Book Tropes + Book Recs!
Hi all! Today I'm bringing you a really exciting blog post that I worked super hard on, researching a whole bunch because I'm Extra: book recommendations based on your zodiac sign! Yes, all 12! Because I'm That Extra! If you're not someone who believes in astrology, never fear! You can still enjoy these book recommendations, … Continue reading Book Recommendations Based on Zodiac Signs!
Hi all! It's currently 4° outside and I'm bundled up in a blanket with a cup of green tea next to me. It might surprise you to know that I absolutely love this weather, no matter how sick I get. And my favourite thing to do with this kind of icy weather? Read books! More … Continue reading Baby, Its Cold Outside: Books To Read in Winter
Hi all! Is anyone else freaking out that May is over and it's June tomorrow? No? Just me? Ok. So this month I kinda disappeared for about 10 days and I'm sorry about that! I've just been really tired this month as I've been working a lot. I'm also trying to find a new job … Continue reading May Wrap Up: The Month I Did Nothing
Hi all! Ummmmm ... April is over? How? When did this happen? My April-long readathon, #UnsolvedAThon (based on Buzzfeed Unsolved) is also over and I'm so thankful to all the lovely people who participated and who sent me encouragement. You're all amazing people and I'm so humbled and blessed to be part of a wonderful … Continue reading April Wrap Up: The Month of #UnsolvedAThon